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Floorplan

Floorplan Diagram

2 Bed Apartment 

The Squirrel Building, City centre

£150,000 (price guide)

Key Features

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 reception room
  • 1 bathroom

** BUY TO LET INVESTMENT PROPERTY ** CURRENTLY TENANTED UNTIL APRIL 2021 GENERATING AN INCOME OF £9,000 PER ANNUM **
A superb penthouse apartment close to the popular cultural quarter of the city centre just off Charles Street. Within walking distance of the city centre and close to the Curve Theatre, the good sized accommodation enjoys an enviable corner position with dual aspect windows and a fantastic wrap around balcony.

The open plan living space has French doors to the balcony, and a fitted kitchen area with plenty of seating and dining space. There are two double bedrooms, the master with an en suite and there is a further bathroom. One allocated parking space underground. Considered as an ideal buy to let investment within Leicester’s lively cultural quarter.

  • Superb Penthouse Apartment
  • Wrap around balcony providing excellent outside space.
  • On the edge of the cultural quarter close to the Curve Theatre and city centre.
  • Generous open plan living area
  • Two double bedrooms master with en suite shower room.
  • Further bathroom.
  • Allocated parking underground
  • View to appreciate.

Communal stairs and lift to all floors.

Entrance Hall

An 'L' shaped entrance hall with two useful storage cupboards and access to all rooms.

Open Plan Living Space

17'6" x 15'7" (5.33m x 4.75m)
With French doors leading out to the balcony and dual aspect windows, the kitchen area has a fitted range of base and wall mounted units with black roll edge work surface and integrated fridge freezer, electric oven and hob and extractor hood and space and plumbing for a washing machine, there is an abundance of natural light and the entire room is bordered by the impressive balcony on two sides.

Bedroom One

11'9" x 10'8" (3.58m x 3.25m)
With en suite shower room.

En Suite Shower Room

Shower cubicle with electric shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC.

Bedroom Two

11'9" x 10'8" (3.58m x 3.25m)
With window overlooking the balcony, good views beyond.

Bathroom

Modern suite consisting of panelled bath with shower over, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin.

Tenure

We understand that the property is held on a 999 year Lease first granted in 2005.. There is an annual ground rent payable of £100.00 and an annual service charge of approximately £1500.00.
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS - All the items mentioned in these sales details are to be included within the purchase price.
SERVICES - None of the services, fitting or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems have been tested by the selling agents, neither have the telephone or television points.
LOCAL AUTHORITY - Leicester City Council, City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester (Tel: 0116 454 1000)

Agents Notes

CONSUMER PROTECTION LEGISLATION - These sales details have been written to conform to Consumer Protection Legislation. Whilst we endeavour to make our Sales Details accurate and reliable, if there is any point of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will check the information for you, particularly if contemplating travelling some distance to view. Measurements are given in good faith and whilst believed to be accurate these should be checked by the purchaser for verification. The measurements are carried out in accordance with the RICS and ISVA code of measuring practice.

Money Laundering

Under the Protecting Against Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 all prospective purchasers proceeding with a purchase will be asked to provide us with photographic I.D. (e.g. Passport, driving licence etc) and proof of address (e.g. Current utility bill, bank statement, council tax demand). This information will be required before solicitors are instructed on a sale or purchase.

Surveys

Readings undertake various types of valuation work. These include RICS Homebuyer Report, Valuations for probate, inheritance and capital gains tax purposes and matrimonial disputes. We also offer a full range of professional and arbitration services and regularly act on various expert witness cases Please contact our Survey Department on 0116 2227575 or email us at surveys@readingspropertygroup.com for further information.

Offer Process

If you are interested in this, or any of our other properties, it is important that you contact us at your earliest opportunity prior to speaking to a BankBuilding Society or Solicitor. If we are not aware of your interest, this could possibly result in the property being sold elsewhere.
As part of our service to our Vendors, we have a responsibility to ensure that all potential buyers are in a position to proceed with any offer they make. We therefore ask any potential purchaser to make an appointment with our Mortgage Advisor to discuss and establish how they intend to fund their purchase. We offer Independent Financial advice and are able to source mortgages from any lender. Please ask for information on our exclusive Buyer Protection service.
If you are making a cash offer, we will require confirmation of the source and availability of your funds. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it. A life assurance policy may be required. Licensed Credit Brokers. Written details of credit terms are available upon request.

Charity Link

Readings have teamed up with Charity Link, a Leicester based charity which has been supporting local people in poverty, hardship or crisis for nearly 140 years. By choosing Readings to act on your behalf when selling your home, you can also help provide beds, fridges, cookers and other vital items for local people who really need our support.
How it works:
For every property we sell Readings donate £10 to Charity Link. You can choose to match this donation on completion of the sale of your house (simply tick the appropriate donation box on your contract). With the unique way Charity Link work by accessing grants from charitable trusts available to help those in need, they can turn each donation of £10 in to £50 - all of which goes directly to those who most need it.
With your support we can really make a difference.

EE Rating

Energy Efficiency Rating

Offer Process

If you are interested in this, or any of our other properties, it is important that you contact us at your earliest opportunity prior to speaking to a BankBuilding Society or Solicitor. If we are not aware of your interest, this could possibly result in the property being sold elsewhere.
As part of our service to our Vendors, we have a responsibility to ensure that all potential buyers are in a position to proceed with any offer they make. We therefore ask any potential purchaser to make an appointment with our Mortgage Advisor to discuss and establish how they intend to fund their purchase. We offer Independent Financial advice and are able to source mortgages from any lender. Please ask for information on our exclusive Buyer Protection service.
If you are making a cash offer, we will require confirmation of the source and availability of your funds. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it. A life assurance policy may be required. Licensed Credit Brokers. Written details of credit terms are available upon request.

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